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Finance & Accounting


Ambition specialises in recruiting for internal and external accountancy roles, Insolvency, Corporate Finance and Compliance positions within Professional Services. We are particularly strong within the legal and accountancy practice sectors and have the largest legal finance specialist team in London.

Our consultants are experts in their markets and all have an extensive knowledge of their industry, built up over a number of years.  The positions we work on are allocated to team members according to type of role and salary level, giving our consultants even greater specialisation within their areas of expertise.

We have built strong, long-standing relationships with our clients and candidates which is a testament to the quality of service we provide, building networks predominantly through referrals.

Roles we recruit for:

In London, we work with a wide range of organisations from SMEs through to Corporate and Global Multinationals, top 100 UK and US law firms and accountancy practices including members of the Big 4 and Magic Circle. 

We recruit permanent, temporary and contract positions within our specialist areas: 
  • Practice 
    Audit and Accounts Juniors / Seniors to Managers and Partners, Accounts Assistants and part qualified to fully qualified Accountants, senior level Finance Directors and Chief Financial Officers.

  • Legal
    Entry level positions, part-qualified accountants, transactional staff, including Legal Billers and Cashiers through to Operational Managers, fully qualified Accountants, Senior Managers and Head of and Director/C-Suite level roles.  For a full list of all the roles covered by the legal finance team, click here.
  • Insolvency, Restructuring and Corporate Finance
    Junior Insolvency Administrators to Insolvency Partners and Corporate Finance Associates to Manager and Partner level specialists.

  • Compliance
    This area is a focus for many companies with regards to the strict regulations that are now in place. We recruit junior Compliance officers through to Risk Lawyers and Compliance Managers.  

Ambition also has offices in AustraliaSingapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia and Japan, enabling us to source mobile talent for clients as well as provide international employment opportunities for candidates. 

If you have a job vacancy to fill, please click here to submit your job brief and we will get back to you shortly. Alternatively, to speak to a member of our team please call us on 020 7404 4004.

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A top London based law firm are currently looking for a Financial Analyst who will report directly into the Senior Financial Analyst. As a Financial Analyst, you will be performing financial review and analysis of...
Location: England, London, City of London
Salary: £35000.00 -...
Job type: Temporary / Contract
Classification: Mngt Accounting/Planning & Analysis
Have you got experience within Forensic accounting within a reputable firm? Are you ACCA qualified? Would you like to embrace an opportunity where you are not held back in your career development...
Location: England, London
Salary: £75000 - £...
Job type: Permanent
Classification: Forensics
A temporary opportunity has arisen with an accountancy practice in the Surrey area for an experienced Accountant to support the Business Services team. You will need to demonstrate excellent skills in accounts...
Location: England, Surrey
Salary: £15 - £20...
Job type: Temporary / Contract
Classification: Finance & Accounting
Candidates will have a minimum of 3-5 years' experience in Corporate Recovery, ideally having worked within a large insolvency & recovery practice where you will have gained experience of a wide range of cases and...
Location: England, London
Salary: £30000 - £...
Job type: Permanent
Classification: Insolvency
A top accounting practice is looking for a Management Accountant/Financial Controller to join their internal finance team. Previous experience producing management accounts for a professional service firm is essential...
Location: England, London, City of London
Salary: £38000 - £...
Job type: Permanent
Classification: Finance Manager/Controller
An opportunity has arisen in one of the UK's leading law firms for a new member of staff to join the Decision Support and Financial Planning team. The purpose of this role is to support the annual financial planning...
Location: England, London, City of London
Salary: £70000.00 -...
Job type: Permanent
Classification: Mngt Accounting/Planning & Analysis
A really good opportunity has arisen for an experienced JIEB qualified Insolvency professional to join one of the UK's largest Accountancy Practices as an Associate Director. The role is based out in Suffolk and offers...
Location: England, Suffolk
Salary: £50000 - £...
Job type: Permanent
Classification: Insolvency
This is a unique opportunity to join a team on a project basis at a very exciting stage. The role is reporting into the Head of Forensic Services. You will be a key player within the team...
Location: England, South East England
Salary: £350 - £450...
Job type: Temporary / Contract
Classification: Forensics
Following an internal restructure and a consistent level of new work, an opportunity has arisen for an experienced insolvency professional to come in as a Manager on a team dealing mostly with corporate appointments...
Location: England, London
Salary: £40000 - £...
Job type: Permanent
Classification: Insolvency
A US law firm with a growing London office is currently looking for a Staff Accountant who will report directly into the London Office Managing Partner/London Office Manager. As a Staff Accountant...
Location: England, London, City of London
Salary: £45000.00 -...
Job type: Permanent
Classification: Finance & Accounting

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